When creating sketches or wireframes, low-fidelity placeholders are used to represent high-fidelity content such as text, images, and videos. Wireframe elements are an example of placeholder content. Indicating the use and placement of an element, without emphasis on how the content will appear visually, is what placeholders achieve.

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